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UK VW-Audi Group Retrofits

Professional Retrofits Limited

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VW Transporter T5 T6 Westfalia Detachable Tow Bar

VW Transporter T5 T6 Westfalia Detachable Tow Bar

Westfalia Detachable Towbar for T5 Transporter

Westfalia Detachable Tow bar for T5 Transporter


We are pleased to offer the VW Transporter T5 and T6  Westfalia Tow Bars.

Our Installation service includes the following:

-13pin Dedicated Vehicle-specific Wiring kit

-13pin to 7pin adapter

-Tow bar system of your chose

-Instrument Cluster indication when trailer attached(if supported by your vehicle)

-Professional fitment and coding included.

-2 Keys for the detachable tow bar.



The vertically detachable tow bar has been the first choice for vehicle manufacturers OEM and OES equipment for nearly 25 years. During this time the design has evolved and is accepted within the tow bar industry as the premier product in its class in Europe.

The installation is nearly always invisible and leaves minimal bumper cut, when a bumper cut is necessary. Westfalia- Automotive’s close links with vehicle manufacturers allows us to recommend the necessary original equipment cover plates, if these are available. This type of towbar allows easy removal and fitting of the tow ball neck via a quick release system.


Detachable Towbars vw seat skoda audi

When ready for use, the tow ball neck is inserted from below (vertically) into the housing. Using a three-ball locking system, the tow ball neck is held firmly in place within the housing. This ensures absolute safety while still keeping
it incredibly easy and convenient to use. The tow ball neck includes a lock to protect against theft.



The benefits of a detachable towbar for VW Audi Seat and Skoda

  • Safe & uncomplicated: Westfalia system ensures absolute safety without compromising on its incredible convenience and ease of use
  • Flexible: Detachable towbars are the ideal solution for anyone who uses trailers only occasionally, such as on cycling trips or to pull a trailer
  • From the original: Westfalia-Automotive invented the detachable towbar and has been developing them for all vehicle models since 1987.


Supply and fit – POA 

If your T6 doesn’t  come with a fuse box located under one of the front seats we would need to add one, and run power cable to the battery, therefore this will increase the cost by extra £75 inc vat 

L1 line not included, pin 10 (caravan fridge power supply) on 13pin socket is optional, if you need one this also will increase the cost by extra £75 inc vat 

Installation takes approx 4h

Vat not included


You are welcome to stay in our waiting area, where we have free Wi-Fi connectivity, Smart TV , range of magazines, workshop viewing area, comfortable sofa and hot drinks. If you need to stay mobile for business and pleasure, we offer a loan car (subject to availability) while the work is being carried out. A range of vehicles available.  Easy to book, fully comprehensive insurance available.

To arrange an installation please click on the contact us button and follow the instructions